noun an East Asian climbing shrub with purplish flowers and deeply divided leaves. [Genus Akebia.]
C19: mod. L., from Japanese akebi.

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  • Akebia — Akebie …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Akebĭa — Akebĭa, Kletterpflanze aus Tschusan, mit dunkelbraunen, süß duftenden Blüthen, läßt sich durch Steckreiser u. Wurzelschnittlinge vermehren …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Akebia —   Akebia …   Wikipedia Español

  • Akebia — Akebie Akebia quinata …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Akebia — Taxobox name = Akebia image width = 250px image caption = Akebia quinata regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Ranunculales familia = Lardizabalaceae genus = Akebia genus authority = Decne. subdivision ranks =… …   Wikipedia

  • Akebia — Akebie Fingerblättrige Akebie (Akebia quinata) Systematik Unterabteilung: Samenpflanzen (Spermatophytina) Klasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Akebia — ▪ plant genus       genus of woody vines comprising two species native to Asia but introduced elsewhere for their ornamental foliage and fast growth. The genus belongs to the family Lardizabalaceae.       Five leaf akebia, or chocolate vine (A.… …   Universalium

  • Akebia — ID 2124 Symbol Key AKEBI Common Name chocolate vine Family Lardizabalaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity N/A US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CT, DC, DE, GA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MD, MI, MO, NC, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, SC, VA, WV …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Akebia — …   Википедия

  • akebia — ake·bia …   English syllables

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